leap lab 

(light engineering and applied photonics) 

The research focus of LEAP Lab (Light Engineering and Applied Photonics) is interdisciplinary in nature. It addresses the challenges in biomedical diagnostic devices, including microscopic and macroscopic investigations of cells and tissues. It is a convergence of advancements in the field of optical, thermal, and acoustic modalities with clinical diagnosis. 

The emphasis is on developing novel optical tools for intraoperative cancer margin assessment, intraoral cancer probe, and transvaginal imaging probe. 

Thrust Areas: 


Dr. Uttam M. Pal

Assistant Professor

Biomedical Engineering Stream

Department of Sciences and Humanities 

IIITDM Kancheepuram-Chennai

Vandalur-Kelambakkam Road

Chennai- 600127

Contact Information

Office: 119 J, Laboratory Complex

Email id: uttampal-at-iiitdm.ac.in

​Tele: (+91) ​44 2747 6136